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The Resource Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999 : [United States], Center for Studying Health System Change, (electronic resource)

Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999 : [United States], Center for Studying Health System Change, (electronic resource)

Label
Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999 : [United States]
Title
Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999
Title remainder
[United States]
Statement of responsibility
Center for Studying Health System Change
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study comprises the second round of the physician survey component of the Community Tracking Study (CTS), sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The CTS is a national study designed to track changes in the health care system and the effects of the changes on care delivery and on individuals. Central to the design of the CTS is its community focus. Sixty sites (51 metropolitan areas and 9 nonmetropolitan areas) were randomly selected to form the core of the CTS and to be representative of the nation as a whole. As in the first round of the physician survey (COMMUNITY TRACKING STUDY PHYSICIAN SURVEY, 1996-1997: [UNITED STATES] (ICPSR 2597)), the second round was administered to physicians in the 60 CTS sites and to a supplemental national sample of physicians. The survey instrument collected information on physician supply and specialty distribution, practice arrangements and physician ownership of practices, physician time allocation, sources of practice revenue, level and determinants of physician compensation, provision of charity care, career satisfaction, physicians' perceptions of their ability to deliver care, views on effects of care management strategies, and various other aspects of physicians' practice of medicine. For primary care physicians (PCPs), the instrument also provided vignettes of clinical presentations for which there was no prescribed method of treatment. PCPs were asked to state the percentage of patients for whom they would recommend the course of action specified in each particular vignette. Part 3, the Site and County Crosswalk Data File, identifies the counties that constitute each site. Part 4, Physician Survey Summary File, contains site-level estimates and standard errors for selected physician characteristics, e.g., the percentage of physicians who were foreign medical school graduates, the mean age of physicians, and the... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03267
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Date time place
Start: 1998; and end: 1999
Funding information
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • Community Tracking Study Series
Series volume
  • 3267
  • 3267
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Career expectations
  • Career goals
  • Career satisfaction
  • Communities
  • Counties
  • Health care delivery
  • Health care facilities
  • Health care services
  • Medical specializations
  • Patient care
  • Physician practice
  • Physicians
Target audience
specialized
Label
Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999 : [United States], Center for Studying Health System Change, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Public-Use Version of the Main Data File; Part 2: Restricted-Use Version of the Main Data File; Part 3: Site and County Crosswalk Data File; Part 4: Physician Survey Summary File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047581
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First ICPSR Version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to the general public
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03267
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153857
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03267
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153857
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
4 data files + machine-readable documentation (text and PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.
Label
Community Tracking Study Physician Survey, 1998-1999 : [United States], Center for Studying Health System Change, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Public-Use Version of the Main Data File; Part 2: Restricted-Use Version of the Main Data File; Part 3: Site and County Crosswalk Data File; Part 4: Physician Survey Summary File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047581
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First ICPSR Version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to the general public
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03267
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153857
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03267
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153857
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
4 data files + machine-readable documentation (text and PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.

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